Lighting with Flash: The Basics

Lighting with Flash: The Basics

Lighting with Flash: The Basics is an Intermediate level tutorial on 3D + Animation, crafted by the author, David Hobby. This tutorial is an absolute foundation for an individual who needs to get better at his/her 3D + Animation expertise. It provides you a strong understanding on Cameras + Gear, 3D + Animation, Flash Photography, Photography, Portraits, Lighting, Video, Cameras + Gear, 3D + Animation, Flash Photography, Photography, Portraits, Lighting and Video.

Free Download - Lighting with Flash: The Basics
Author David Hobby
Publish Date 5/10/2013
Skill Intermediate
Duration 1h 50m
Topic 3D + Animation
Video Tutorials 22
Last Update N/A

In the Lighting with Flash series, photographer and Strobist blog publisher David Hobby demonstrates how to use compact flash units in a variety of lighting scenarios. In this first installment, he covers the basics, starting with ambient window light and ending with a four-light shoot of a model. Along the way, the course covers a variety of fundamental lighting concepts as well as accessories such as ring lights and softboxes. The course includes diagrams and detailed explanations of the lighting setups.

Topics include:

  • Starting with window light
  • Adding a flash and umbrella
  • Using multiple strobes
  • Layering and creating a cone of light
  • Creating classic ring light glamour

Lighting with Flash: The Basics : Video Lessons

  • Setting the stage5m 19s
  • Shooting using available window light8m 13s
  • Lighting notebook: Window light photo shoot3m 4s
  • Adding a flash umbrella7m 59s
  • Changing the position of the key light3m 56s
  • Learning to previsualize your lighting6m 44s
  • Lighting notebook: Single strobe with window light2m 9s
  • Adding the lights2m 41s
  • Creating an edgier look with the key light8m 10s
  • Lighting notebook: Two strobes3m 58s
  • Layers and a cone of light8m 37s
  • Using a ring flash for fill4m 43s
  • Lighting notebook: Overhead umbrella with ring fill3m 29s
  • The ring as key light7m 40s
  • The ring as fill, with a new key light4m 47s
  • The ring as key with light on the background3m 55s
  • Lighting notebook: Ring light as key or fill3m 16s
  • Setting up a behind-the-scenes shot1m 55s
  • The photo shoot10m 4s
  • Lighting notebook: Four-light meta shoot4m 42s
  • Next steps3m 8s

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